Airbnb Announces Global Ban On House Parties Held At Its ListingsAirbnb announced Thursday it will ban all parties and events at its global listings, including capping capacity to 16 people, until further notice amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Airbnb Warns Guests In LA Not To Throw Parties In Age Of CoronavirusGuests who violate the policy will be banned from the platform.
Coronavirus: Airbnb To Offer Free Housing To Thousands Of First RespondersThe home-sharing giant launched an initiative to provide free housing to 100,000 relief workers fighting the coronavirus pandemic.
Airbnb Removes 28 Homes Identified By LAPD As 'Chronic Party Houses' Airbnb says they have taken down more than two dozen listings identified by the LAPD as “chronic party houses” in the Hollywood Hills.
Santa Monica Reaches Deal With Airbnb Over Illegal ListingsUnder the deal, Airbnb will require all its hosts to register with the city and obtain a license number and business permit. Hosts are also prohibited from listing multiple properties.
Hidden Camera Found In Airbnb RentalIt is the ultimate invasion of privacy. A couple who rented an Airbnb in Orange County say they found a hidden camera inside of a smoke alarm.
Ninth Circuit Upholds Santa Monica's Right To Regulate Home SharingThe two home-sharing behemoths had sued, claiming the seaside city’s “Home-Sharing Ordinance” violated the Communications Decency Act – since the legislation would require them to monitor and remove third-party content -- and the First Amendment.
LA Gives Final Approval To Airbnb RegulationsIt limits homeowners from renting out their rooms and full homes to 120 days per year.
LA Top Destination For US Seniors Booking On AirbnbA new Airbnb report finds that L.A. is the top destination for American senior citizens booking rooms with the rental company.
Shots Fired At Studio City Airbnb Home Used For Parties, Music VideosAt least half a dozen LAPD squad cars are on the scene of Dona Evita Drive in Studio City, where neighbors reported hearing between four and eight gunshots at about 3:50 a.m.
Possible Crackdown On Airbnb Rentals Have Some Worried About Making Ends MeetThe new restrictions would include limiting the number of days most people can rent their places to 120 days a year.